Software Applications: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, 1st Edition

  • Pierre F. Tiako
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  • ISBN-10: 1605660612
  • ISBN-13: 9781605660615
  • DDC: 005.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 3994 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

"Software Applications: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications" contains an impressive collection of over 300 authoritative contributions from top influential experts in the field of software applications. This six-volume compilation includes articles by over 400 prominent international scholars in topic areas such as autonomic computing, operating system architectures, and open source software technologies and applications. Software Applications: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications presents libraries with an excellent addition to their academic collection.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editor-in-Chief.
Additional Research Collections found in the "Contemporary Research in Information Science and Technology" Book Series.
List of Contributors.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Fundamental Concepts and Theories.
2: A Historical Analysis of the Emergence of Free Cooperative Software Production.
3: Free Software Philosophy and Open Source.
4: Open Source Software Basics: An Overview of a Revolutionary Research Context.
5: Open-Source Software Issues.
6: Open Source Software: Strengths and Weaknesses.
7: Open Source Software Evaluation.
8: On the Role of Public Policies Supporting Free/Open Source Software.
9: Open Source Survey Software.
10: FLOSSmole: A Collaborative Repository for FLOSS Research Data and Analyses.
11: Free/Libre Open Source Software for Bridging the Digital Divide.
12: Community of Production.
13: E-Democracy: The Social Software Perspective.
14: Software Engineering and HCI.
15: Software Agent Technology: An Overview.
16: Automated Software Testing.
17: Software Metrics and Measurements.
18: A Framework for Communicability of Software Documentation.
19: Intelligent Analysis of Software Maintenance Data.
20: An Overview of Software Quality Concepts and Management Issues.
21: Handling of Software Quality Defects in Agile Software Development.
22: Different Views of Software Quality.
23: Software Configuration Management in Agile Development.
24: Governance of Software Development: The Transition to Agile Scenario.
25: Domain-Specific Language for Describing Grid Applications.
26: Performance Analysis of a Web Server.
27: Software Modernization of Legacy Systems for Web Services Interoperability.
28: Approaches to Building High Performance Web Applications: A Practical Look at Availability, Reliability, and Performance.
29: A Survey of Development Methods for Semantic Web Service Systems.
30: Knowledge Management Software.
31: Malicious Software.
32: Current Challenges in Intrusion Detection Systems.
33: A Comparison and Scenario Analysis of Leading Data Mining Software.
34: Intelligent User Preference Mining.
35: Mining Software Specifications.
36: Development and Design Methodologies.
37: Ontology Based Object-Oriented Domain Modeling: Representing Behavior.
38: An Ontology Based Representation of Software Design Patterns.
39: Class Patterns and Templates in Software Design.
40: Motivation in Component-Based Software Development.